BOSTON (CBS) – A new way to eat healthier might involve just switching your dishes – not your diet.
The AbsorbPlate has 500 little holes on the bottom that will suck out oil from food before you eat it. It’s said to slash about 7 milliliters of grease, or 30 calories, from each meal.READ MORE: Man Killed In Apparent Hit-And-Run On Route 93 In Braintree
It was designed by ad agency BBDO Bangkok and the Thai Health Promotion Foundation as a way to combat Thailand’s obesity problem because of all the oil in Thai food.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
The plate’s makers said they took inspiration from the simple design of a sponge.MORE NEWS: Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
There’s no word when the plate will be available for purchase.